Swale Wader Group


Grey Plover recoveries

These birds ringed by the Swale Wader Group have been recovered elsewhere, or have been ringed elsewhere and re-captured by the Swale Wader Group. Click on a ring number to see a map and life history for that bird.

Ring number Age / sex Activity Date Location Movement Duration


6 Ringed 25 Aug 1995 Shellness, Kent

10 Sep 2011 Harty, Kent 3km SW 16y 0m 16d


4 Ringed 21 Oct 2006 Harty Marshes, Kent

13 Aug 2010 Ujscie Wisly K Swibno, Gdansk, POLAND 1251km ENE 3y 9m 23d


4 Ringed 24 Nov 1996 Shellness, Kent

08 Jan 2008 Harty, Kent 3km SW 11y 1m 15d


6 F Ringed 20 Sep 1986 Harty, Kent

Recaptured 03 Sep 1997 Harty, Kent 0km 10y 11m 14d

Recaptured 13 Oct 2007 Harty, Kent 0km 21y 0m 23d


4 Ringed 26 Sep 1989 Harty, Kent

Recaptured 16 Oct 1993 Harty, Kent 0km 4y 0m 20d

Recaptured 23 Aug 2006 Harty, Kent 0km 16y 10m 28d


4 Ringed 30 Nov 2000 Dibden Bay, Hampshire

08 Feb 2004 Western Shore, Hampshire 4km NNW 3y 2m 9d

22 Feb 2004 Harty, Kent 167km ENE 3y 2m 23d

27 Aug 2004 Hythe, Hampshire 5km NW 3y 8m 28d

10 Nov 2004 Western Shore, Hampshire 4km NNW 3y 11m 11d

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6 F Ringed 09 May 2001 Castricum, Noord-Holland, NETHERLANDS

18 Oct 2002 Harty, Kent 286km WSW 1y 5m 9d


4 Ringed 28 Aug 1999 Harty, Kent

05 Mar 2000 Juist, Ostfriesiche Inselin, GERMANY 479km NE 0y 6m 6d


4 Ringed 27 Oct 1996 Harty, Kent

18 Oct 1998 Seasalter, Kent 6km E 1y 11m 21d


5 Ringed 20 Jul 1974 Harty, Kent

Recaptured 09 Dec 1989 Harty, Kent 0km 15y 4m 19d

Recaptured 14 Feb 1998 Harty, Kent 0km 23y 6m 25d

Map of recoveries

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The grey marker indicates the position of The Swale. Red markers indicate recovery locations of birds ringed by the Swale Wader Group. Green markers indicate ringing locations of birds re-captured by the Swale Wader Group or re-sighted around The Swale.